Second Saturday

Leader Huddle

Type: Informal Discussion Forum Video: Runtime: 56 minutes Date: May 26, 2021

Sophia Goode

From Sophia Goode, Investment Advisor Representative: I believe it’s important for anyone going through a difficult transition to know that you are not alone. Leading a Second Saturday workshop allows me to share my financial expertise in a safe and supportive environment, and I am rewarded knowing that I can make an everlasting positive difference …

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Sophia Goode

Paige Michaelis

I started a Second Saturday to be able to support women in my community with information and empowerment around the divorce process. Having been divorced myself, I know the overwhelm and anxiety that can come with it and I hope to be able to help alleviate some of this for others. I have always been …

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Paige Michaelis

Leader Huddle

Type: Informal Discussion Forum Video: Runtime: 59 minutes Date: April 28, 2021 Discussion: Real Estate Divorce Professional workshop participation, divorce coaches, out-of-area therapists, workshop marketing on The Patch (patch.com), Meetup, local TV and radio, Eventbrite, Facebook. In-person vs Online workshops vs Hybrid workshops. General discussion.

Mindy Helfrich

Being a Second Saturday Leader is essential because I genuinely believe in educating people before making significant financial decisions. After watching a family member go through a divorce late in life, I saw how complex the process could be for the entire family. Dealing with divorce involves more than emotional complications; the financial situation is …

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Mindy Helfrich

Leader Huddle

Type: Informal Discussion Forum Video: Runtime: 60 minutes Date: March 31, 2021 Discussion: General Discussion, “Courthouse” referrals, conflicts of interest, encouraging questions from Workshop participants

Leigh McCloskey

Life transitions are challenging to deal with. I aim to ease the financial stress of those transitions so that individuals/families can focus on their physical and emotional well-being. By building relationships based on trust and understanding, I work to help people coordinate and integrate all aspects of their personal, business, and economic lives.  Patience, diligence …

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Leigh McCloskey

Lynn Waldman

Divorce is traumatic. People come to our workshop when they are at their most vulnerable. I love our workshops because we are teaching people how to find their way through the fog of divorce, get their questions answered and have a plan for their future. I am a grandmother of six (okay, they’re step-grandchildren, but …

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Lynn Waldman

Leslie Garske

My purpose in being a Second Saturday Leader is to bring people together. Not only do I bring individuals who are contemplating divorce together to educate them about their options, but I also bring together compassionate professionals who specialize in divorce to build a team of support and resources for our workshop guests, current clients, …

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Leader Huddle

Type: Informal Discussion Forum Video: Runtime: 60 minutes Date: February 23, 2021 Discussion: General Discussion, Increasing Online Workshop Attendance. ???

Bob Rogers

My interests are running, cycling, spending time with my wife and 2 kids, traveling, and wine I am a Second Saturday leader because I feel that many people thinking about or going through a divorce feel powerless because they lack the knowledge and resources that help guide them into making good decisions not only for …

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Bob Rogers

Ann Alsina

Ann Alsina believes that the basic tenets of financial planning are relationships and client education. After spending years working in this male-dominated industry while raising children and managing a household, she founded CovingtonAlsina in 2012 to further her passion for providing advice to other strong, successful women. When Ann began to see so many women …

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Ann Alsina

Maryann Ruck

Big passions for me include education and women’s economic self-sufficiency, both of which made Second Saturday really appeal to me.  As a CPA (license inactive) I have the forensic accounting skills that so many divorcing people need to help them understand their financial situation.  It is really meaningful to me to be able to have …

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Maryann Ruck

Steve Fatula

Why Second Saturday?  I chose a career in the legal field because I wanted to help people. Divorce is a tough subject to deal with. It is emotional. It is stressful. It is expensive. Many people do not need an attorney, or cannot afford an attorney, but just need some help. As a Second Saturday …

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Steve Fatula

Jill Minette

I am a Second Saturday Leader because I have worked with so many clients going through the divorce process that felt unprepared and lacked the knowledge to make good decisions. I feel that Second Saturdays empowers individuals to have that knowledge they are looking for as they go through or start the divorce process. My …

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Jill Minette

Nadine Burns

Life happens. You need a financial professional who has not only knowledge but the experience to get you through whatever your life throws at you. Nadine Burns is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professional who has seen a lot over her 30 years in business – personally financing the college education of two children, divorce and …

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Nadine Burns

Leader Huddle

Type: Informal Discussion Forum Video: Runtime: 58 minutes Date: January 26, 2021 Discussion: Canva Graphics (link to templates), General Discussion, Online Workshops ???

Kelli Lanino

Kelli Lanino – Riverhead, New York ” I am a Second Saturday Leader because I believe a person contemplating divorce should be armed with information and know they are not alone and there are professionals out there who care and want to help them through this difficult period in their life. I am married 35 …

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Kelli Lanino

Carol Hager

Divorce is a seven-letter word that can be scary, liberating, and/or possibly devastating to women and families. As a Second Saturday Leader, my mission is to provide a safe, non-threatening or judgmental place for women to learn about divorce.  I believe women make great decisions if they know their options and understand what those options …

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Carol Hager

Leader Huddle

Type: Informal Discussion Forum Video: Runtime: 1:03 minutes Date: December 30, 2020 Discussion: General Discussion, Online Workshops ??

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Together, we’re changing what it means to divorce in America. ONLINE  and IN-PERSON WORKSHOPS Start a Second Saturday in your Community and join the movement. Find a Divorce Workshop Near You Start a Workshop in Your Community

Jeneen Slack

Jeneen Slack, CFP®, CDFA®, has expertise and specialized training in data analysis and issues of divorce. She works closely with her clients and their legal counsel to deliver a professional and discrete analysis of the short and long-term financial impact of the proposed divorce settlements. Developing a strategy and executing a plan based on the …

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Dave Guido

Upon learning about the existence of Second Saturday I knew I had to be a part of this. My divorce nightmare was tough and left a lasting impression on me – I know the overwhelm of being a single dad, the financial changes we all experience and the emotional toll on everyone involved. Second Saturday …

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Dave Guido
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